Employment Law Update 2018-19

A round-up of key employment case law decisions

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Course Overview

The field of employment law was dominated by two key cases during 2018, both of which were addressed by the appeal courts; Uber BV, Uber London Ltd and Uber Britannia Ltd v Aslam, Farrar, Dawson and others [2018] and Pimlico Plumbers Ltd v Smith [2018]. This bite-size session will provide viewers with an invaluable overview of these two landmark employment law decisions.

This course will also ensure that practitioners are aware of other important employment case law developments in connection with the following:
Employment status
Disciplinary situations when the representative is unavailable
Defining a belief
Vicarious liability
Leaving the company

Delivered by experienced lecturer Kathy Daniels and developed with busy employment law practitioners in mind, this session will also discuss the case of Lee v Ashers Baking Company Ltd and others [2018], widely reported in the general media as the ‘case about the cake’ and its implications.

What are the requirements?

  • Watch the recorded webinar, review the supporting documentation and complete the short quiz to test your legal knowledge.
  • This course provides 0.5 CPD points

Learning Outcomes

  • On completion of this course you will:
  • • Be up to date with important employment case law from 2018
  • • Have considered the implications of these cases on the field of employment law
  • • Have drawn learning points from these cases and know how to practically apply them to future situations

What is the target audience?

  • This course is suitable for employment law practitioners of all levels


About Instructor - Kathy Daniels

Kathy is a Teaching Fellow at Aston University, lecturing in employment law and employee relations. After a career in HR, in the manufacturing sector, she now writes extensively on HR related topics, and specifically on employment law. Kathy has written an employment law textbook which is currently in its third edition, and also writes a broad range of materials for organisations such as the CIPD. In addition, she is a Lay Member of the Employment Tribunal, sitting in Birmingham.

Course Curriculum

Recorded Webinars

  • Webinar

Supporting Documentation

  • Notes
    5 Page
  • Slides
    9 Page


  • Quiz


  • Price
  • £ 60